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Uncertainty surrounds Rob Gronkowski after surgery

The good news for Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is that doctors felt confident that the infection in his forearm had cleared that they could perform surgery on his back Tuesday.

But now he faces a lengthy rehab and a lot of uncertainty over when he can return to the football field.

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